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Sonia Gandhi says, 'will write my own book' to counter Natwar Singh's charges
FnF Correspondent , Jul 31, 2014
In a rare show of emotion, an angry Sonia Gandhi spoke out, "I will write my own book and then everyone will know the truth." She was responding to comments by former Congressman Natwar Singh in an interview about his new autobiography. ....
BJP, Shiv Sena working to divide country: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi
FnF Desk , Jul 27, 2014
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday attacked the BJP and the Shiv Sena for their sustained campaign in trying to divide the country.In a reaction to Goa deputy chief minister Francis D'Souza's 'Hindu rashtra' remark, Gandhi said in Amethi, "There is no difference between BJP and Shiv Sena. Both are working to divide the country. Congress is fighting against this." ....
Congress' plight: Dynasty is to blame
Amulya Ganguly , Jul 26, 2014
The imprecations directed at Rahul Gandhi - "joker" - and at his advisers - "rootless wonders and spineless creepers" - by sections of Congressmen and the recent signs of organizational disarray in several states suggest that it is still a far cry for the Congress where recovery is concerned. ....
Aam Aadmi Party demands immediate dissolution of Delhi Assembly
FnF Desk , Jul 21, 2014
With a section in BJP favouring taking a shot at government formation in Delhi, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal along with 24 party MLAs today met Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung and demanded immediate dissolution of the assembly to stop "horse trading" of legislators and pushed for fresh polls. ....
PM Narendra Modi's key aide Amit Shah named BJP President
FnF Desk , Jul 09, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party's parliamentary board on Wednesday approved the elevation of Amit Shah - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's close aide and general secretary – as national president of the party. The announcement to this regard was made by outgoing BJP president and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh at a press conference here. ....
Leader of opposition row: Sonia Gandhi holds meeting with party MPs
FnF Desk , Jul 08, 2014
A day after making a strong pitch for her party being given the post of Leader of Opposition, Congress President Sonia Gandhi today held a meeting with party MPs in Lok Sabha. The meeting comes after UPA MPs decided to write to Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan seeking an immediate decision on the issue. ....
Rakhi Sawant joins Republican Party of India, challenges Raj Thackeray
FnF Correspondent , Jun 29, 2014
Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant Saturday joined the Republican Party of India (RPI) as the national executive president of its women's wing. I am not scared of anyone... If required, I am ready to contest the forthcoming Maharashtra assembly elections against (Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief) Raj Thackeray," Sawant said soon after joining the RPI. ....
Rahul Gandhi lacks ruling temperament: Digvijay Singh
FnF Desk , Jun 28, 2014
In an indictment of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's governing abilities, party general secretary Digvijay Singh said the Gandhi scion does not have a temperament suited to the ruling benches. In an interview to a Goa cable news channel on Friday and telecast on Saturday, ....
PM Narendra Modi tells his MPs to have a good 'aachaar, vichaar and vyavahaar'
FnF Correspondent , Jun 28, 2014
The newly elected Bharatiya Janata Party MPs have been told to have good 'aachaar, vichaar and vyavahaar' (conduct, thoughts and behaviour) by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the first day of the two-day orientation programme of the party. Modi on Saturday inaugurated the orientation programme in Surajkund in Haryana where BJP MPs are being trained in efficient parliamentary and public conduct. ....
Hooda out of the woods, fate of Chavan, Gogoi hangs in balance
FnF Desk , Jun 22, 2014
The fate of the chief ministers of Maharashtra and Assam hangs in balance but there will be no change of guard in Haryana as hectic parleys continued over the Congress party's proposed organizational shake-up in states following its worst-ever drubbing in Lok Sabha polls. ....
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Are Hindutva hawks flying again?
Amulya Ganguly , Jul 19, 2014
The latest reported observations of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) supremo, Ashok Singhal, echo what the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ideologue, M.S. Golwalkar, said in his 1939 publication, "We, or Our Nationhood Defined". In it, the Hindutva icon had given an outline of what the minorities can expect in India. ....
Modi prevails over saffron traditionalists
Amulya Ganguly , Jul 06, 2014
The Hindutva fundamentalists may be slowly realising that the Bharatiya Janata Party's victory is unlikely to help their cause as much as they would have liked. ....
AAP to move out, following neighbours' complaint
FnF Desk , Jun 08, 2014
The Aaam Aadmi Party (AAP) might no longer give their address as 41, Hanuman road off Connaught place in the heart of Delhi, as it could move out of the two-storey building that was it's home for 18 months - because the neighbours are complaining, party sources said on Sunday. ....
How BJP's online campaign proved vital for success
FnF Desk , May 20, 2014
With the BJP registering a thumping victory in the general election, significant credit goes to the party's online campaign to tap the general psyche by connecting with millions of youngsters. Vikas Pandey, a 30-year-old software architect, headed the social media campaigns like "I Support Namo" on Facebook and Twitter, as a volunteer for the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ....
Don't write off Arvind Kejriwal and his AAP!
Sudip Mazumdar , May 13, 2014
As the nation waits with bated breath for the results of the just concluded mammoth nine-stage election, one clear winner is already on display. And that is the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and its radically fresh and welcome electoral strategy. It is of little importance if it can send any member to parliament. ....
Little known parties jump into the fight for Amethi
FnF Correspondent , May 05, 2014
Rahul Gandhi might be fighting one of his toughest electoral battles in Amethi this time, facing Aam Aadmi Party's Kumar Vishwas and BJP's Smriti Irani. But there are many unknown entities too challenging him in this Gandhi family bastion to improve what many locals say are its "pathetic conditions". ....
Will Nehru-Gandhi Dynasty Reboot or Fade Out?
Amulya Ganguly , Apr 20, 2014
Drawing room and tea-stall chatter nowadays centres on whether the 128-year-old no longer a Grand Old Party will be able to reach the 100-seat mark in the 545-member Lok Sabha in which two MPs are nominated. ....
Aam Aadmi Party faces stern test as Delhi votes in third round of LS polls
FnF Desk , Apr 10, 2014
India's upstart anti-graft party faces a key test Thursday as the national capital votes in the first major stage of the country's marathon general elections. The third phase of voting begins at 7:00 am local time (01:30 GMT) in 92 constituencies, representing a fifth of the 543-seat lower house, across the capital and 13 other states, including Maoist insurgency-hit eastern India. ....
Narendra Modi sidelines veterans in tussle over election candidates
FnF Desk , Mar 25, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saw internal spats deepen on Monday over the choice of candidates for next month's election, highlighting one of the hurdles its leader Narendra Modi faces in his attempt to become prime minister. Modi needs all the support he can get from fellow members of the BJP to secure the top job. ....
Modi: Worrying signs of a one-man show
Amulya Ganguly , Mar 22, 2014
What has been feared about Narendra Modi is proving to be true. The rough-and-ready manner in which he has been imposing his writ on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may refurbish his image of being a "strong" leader, but it also highlights his Gujarat "model" of authoritarian governance, which may be a cause of concern both inside and outside the BJP. ....
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